I never get over the fun we have intervening in the monumentally stupid Teaparty movement. What isn't controlled by a top-down hegemonic effort like Americans for Prosperity and FreedomWorks, gets continuously gamed by an army of two-bit right wing entrepreneurs trying to make a buck off of this rabid right Hatriot movement.
I'm going to keep a running list of some of the high points of our Teabag punks.
Twitter Users Crash Teabagger Organizer's Call
Wwe get ahold of their conference call plans, and summon some fun lefties to sit in. Much hilarity ensues:
Twitter Users Punk Teaparty Call: Warrantless Wiretaps (Here call here)
Dailykos.com-Twitterers-Crash-Teaparty-Organizing-Session (Read the great comments!)
The #teapartyCall Hashtag (start at last page of tweets)
Michael P. Leahy sues StephanieInCA for calling him a Lizard.
Steph says "bring it on." He caves..
Suit concludes. with Stephanie's recap and end-game post.
The widely reported backstory
Conservative Twitter Guy is Teased, Brings Lawsuit – Village Voice
Top Conservative on Twitter Takes Critic to Court | Harvard's Citizen Media Law Project
@Strwbrry_Blonde Captures Teaparty in Pictures
American Conservative Movement in Pictures – Washington 9/12 Teaparty, 2009. My friend @Stawbrry_Blonde went to the Washington 912 Teaparty and recorded the most frightening glimpses of a nation of racist proles gone mad. Still a classic pictorial. .
Other Events, Hoaxes and Assorted Wins
Video: Robert Erickson gets Tea Parties to Shout "Columbus Go Home" — Also read the whole backstory by: Huffington Post's DawnTeo